Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia

A Reason to Hope.  The Means to Cope.

Canadian Registered Charity

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Thank you!


Last updated:  2 May 2016

To contact us:


Provincial Headquarters

Phone:       902-465-2601

Toll-free:    1-800-465-2601

Fax:           902-465-5479



Room B-23, Purdy Building

300 Pleasant Street

P.O. Box 1004

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

B2Y 3Z9


Antigonish Office

Phone:    902-631-1336



Civic Pride Building

218 Main Street, Suite 3C

Antigonish, Nova Scotia

B2G 2B9


Staff Directory

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About Us

The Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia works to improve the quality of life for those affected by schizophrenia and psychosis through education, support programs, influencing public policy, and encouraging research.

To quickly educate yourself about schizophrenia and psychosis, please click here.  Also, feel free to call us.

We encourage you to visit our blog and Facebook page to view our most up-to-date news, links and information.

Getting Mental Health Crisis Support in Nova Scotia

(902) 429-8167



The Mental Health Mobile Crisis Team provides intervention and short-term crisis management for children, youth and adults experiencing a mental health crisis. 

They provide 24/7 telephone intervention throughout Nova Scotia and mobile response (1:00 pm to 1:00 am) in areas served by Halifax Regional Police including Halifax, Dartmouth and Bedford.

How to refer someone to the Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program (NSEPP)

Click Here

JOIN US in Halifax for our signature fundraising event! Do so as an individual, join a Team, become a Team Captain and recruit your friends, family and colleagues for friendly competition.

Our theme reflects our intention to make this year's walk a strong representation of community and caring that reflects the heart and soul of what true recovery means for all those affected by schizophrenia and psychosis.

We’re thrilled to announce that we will have special guests from The Spot joining us this year and sharing their musical and artistic talents!   The Spot is a  music & art space in Halifax open to anyone under 30, offered in partnership with Youth Art Connection and Connections Halifax.

Walk Together to Raise Funds & Awareness!

Date: May 7, 2016

Check In:  Noon to 12:45

3 km walk:  1:00pm to 2:00pm

Celebration: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Special Guests, Music, Barbeque

Location:  Halifax South Commons (the triangle)

If you have any questions or would like to obtain offline pledge please contact: or call (902) 465-2601.